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  • cent., as he had accumulated his full line, and was ready to whoop it up.

    The Tipster Edwin Lefevre
  • The legal rate of interest is fixed at 10 per cent.; 18 per cent.

  • The one dates from the 14th, the other from the 16th cent., and both are well worth examining.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • A priory of Austin canons, dating from the 12th cent., once existed here.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • One of these—that of Sir Thomas Rodney—dates from the 15th cent.; the others are later.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • At 22 cent., benzine crystallizes with a pressure of about 900 atmospheres.

  • The Duke never paid them a cent., and never again spoke of his daughter's fortune.

    Froth Armando Palacio Valds
  • The church, which is said to date from the 12th cent., looks as if it had once been cruciform, with a central tower.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • The pulpit is Jacobean, whilst some of the carved bench-ends date from the 15th or 16th cent., and bear the Tudor rose.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • The church itself was originally built in the 15th cent., but only the tower arch belongs to this date.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade

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